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What is an Internet Meme?

An Internet Meme is an activity, behavior, concept, catchphrase or piece of media that spreads via the internet. According to Wikipedia:

An Internet meme is an activity, concept, catchphrase or piece of media which spreads, often as mimicry, from person to person via the internet. Some notable examples include posting a photo of people lying down in public places (called "planking") and uploading a short video of people dancing to the Harlem Shake.

Blogs, social networks and news sources are the various way memes spread quickly. Memes are said to have gone "viral" when they become extremely popular.

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